Simulate a Delay to Test and Validate VSAN Stretched Cluster

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This blog was co-authored by Palanivenkatesan Murugan Since the inception of Virtual SAN Stretched Cluster many current and potential Virtual SAN users have grappled with how to validate Stretched Cluster given the high cost and difficulty with setting multiple networks across geographically distributed sites without impacting production environments. The purpose of this blog is to Read more...

Virtual SAN 6.2 Certification & Compatibility Guide Update

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The Virtual SAN product team is pleased to announce a number of changes to Virtual SAN Compatibility Guide (VCG) with the release of Virtual SAN 6.2. Following is the summary of changes: Virtual SAN Ready Nodes: Virtual SAN Ready Nodes and components (I/O controller, PCIe/NVMe, SSD, HDD) that are listed on Virtual SAN VMware Compatibility Guide and Read more...

Virtual SAN 6.2 is Now Generally Available

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I am excited to announce the availability of VMware Virtual SAN 6.2, the 4th edition of the radically simple, vSphere-embedded storage solution that is powering HCI solutions at over 3,000 customers! Get your hands on it today by downloading an evaluation copy and see for yourself why VMware Hyper-Converged Software—the combination of Virtual SAN, vSphere and Read more...

Hot Off The Press: Virtual SAN in 3 Minutes Videos

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A while back we started a video series VSAN In 3 Minutes. The goal was to provide quick, bite-sized and easily consumable introduction to Virtual SAN features and functions with just enough information to get you going in the right direction.  With the launch of Virtual SAN 6.2, we have added a number of features which Read more...

Join Us for Storage Field Day 9 Live Event on March 18

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The VMware Virtual SAN team is excited to be participating in this year’s Storage Field Day 9 event. Storage Field Day (SFD) brings together the best independent thought leaders in data storage to discuss pressing issues and technology advancements with key companies in the space.   This year we’re excited to be hosting 12 delegates Read more...
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New VMware.com Tools and Page Updates on Virtual SAN

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Have you watched the launch event, checked out Rawlinson's latest webinar and reviewed many of the Virtual SAN 6.2 blog posts like this one, this one and this one? Fantastic! Now, let me take you back home to VMware.com.  For our Virtual SAN 6.2 launch, the team has made some very useful new tools and page updates Read more...

New VxRail HCI Appliance from VCE Offers the Fastest and Easiest Adoption of VMware Hyper-Converged Software

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EMC and VMware announced today VCE VxRail, a new industry leading Hyper-Converged Infrastructure Appliance (HCIA).  Developed jointly by EMC and VMware, VxRail is a fully integrated, preconfigured and tested HCI appliance powered by VMware Hyper-Converged Software and is one of the easiest ways to stand up a hyper-converged infrastructure environment. According to IDC, hyper-converged infrastructure Read more...